January 2, 2015 - Kim Marquette
Its a New
Lease on life
Its a NEW YEAR. I love new. Admit it: you do, too.
Who can resist the smell of new car or that new baby smell? Who can resist the look of a new house, the hope of a new lease on life, a new day?
Each and every January first, we get a new year. But does it every really feel new? Or does it somehow slip into another Groundhog Day situation where you find yourself in the same routine over and over again? Living days and months that seem to be on repeat.
In that famed movie Groundhog Day, the lead character, a weatherman finds himself living the same day over and over again. And eventually, he learns to change it up. By the end, he lives that day the best he can.
What if I did that? Actually learned from past years and made this one different?
The word new means fresh, recent, not habituated! Now theres a word you dont hear much in todays conversation.
What will it mean to not habituate (use that at a party, 3 points for vocab!) your year? What habits will you say goodbye to today?
Remember an old habit must be replaced by a new habit. Otherwise the old habit weasels its way back into the comfort of the familiar.
How will you do to redefine & make NEW your year?
Remember make sure your goal(s) is doable, measurable, and worth the effort.
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